Night of Fire

Colin Thubron

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A house is burning. Its six tenants include a failed priest, a naturalist, a neurosurgeon and an invalid dreaming of his anxious boyhood. Their landlord’s relationship to them is both intimate and shadowy. At times he shares their preoccupations and memories. He will also share their fate. In Night of Fire the passions and obsessions of these unquiet lives reach beyond the dying house that holds them. Ranging from an African refugee camp to the cremation-grounds of India, their memories mutate and criss-cross in a novel of lingering beauty and mystery.

  • ISBN 9780701183813
  • Title Night of Fire
  • Author Colin Thubron
  • Publisher Vintage Publishing
  • Imprint Chatto & Windus
  • Binding Hardback
  • Width 14.3cm
  • Height 22.4cm
  • Thickness 3cm
  • Weight 515g
  • Number of pages 384

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